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The Archives of the Dutch East India Company (VOC) and the Local Institutions in Batavia (Jakarta)
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 576

The Archives of the Dutch East India Company (VOC) and the Local Institutions in Batavia (Jakarta)

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2007-09-24
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  • Publisher: BRILL

The co-operation between the Netherlands Nationaal Archief and the Arsip Nasional Republik Indonesia has resulted in this catalogue of fifteen archives of VOC (Verenigde Oostindische Compagnie) institutions in Jakarta. The VOC records are included in UNESCO ́s Memory of the World Register

Dutch Sources on South Asia, C. 1600-1825: Archival guide to the repositories in The Netherlands other than the National Archives
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 508

Dutch Sources on South Asia, C. 1600-1825: Archival guide to the repositories in The Netherlands other than the National Archives

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2001-01-01
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  • Publisher: Unknown

This second volume in the series of Dutch Sources on South Asia c. 1600-1825 is a guide to archival sources and two-dimensional works of art scattered in Dutch repositories other than the National Archives at The Hague. It contains detailed descriptions of the materials in provincial and municipal archives, universities, libraries, museums, other public institutions and privately owned archives. Together with Volume 1, which deals with the holdings of the National Archives, it comprehensively covers a large array of sources in the Netherlands relating to more than two centuries of close Dutch contacts with the Indian subcontinent and Sri Lanka.

Baltic Connections (3 vols.)
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 2416

Baltic Connections (3 vols.)

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2007-11-01
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  • Publisher: BRILL

Covering almost 1000 archival collections in all countries around the Baltic Sea (including the Netherlands), this guide provides an essential tool for scholars studying the region's maritime, economic and diplomatic relations between 1450 and 1800.

Fort Cochin in Kerala, 1750-1830
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 340

Fort Cochin in Kerala, 1750-1830

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2010-03-22
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  • Publisher: BRILL

This study of the early modern fortress town of Cochin in India, based on the rarely used VOC archival deposits in the Tamilnadu State Archives in Chennai (Madras), provides an intimate portrait of a Dutch urban community of East India Company servants and their dependents living within the larger social environment of the Malabar coast

Portraiture in South Asia since the Mughals
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 288

Portraiture in South Asia since the Mughals

One of the most remarkable artistic achievements of the Mughal Empire was the emergence in the early seventeenth century of portraits of identifiable individuals, unprecedented in both South Asia and the Islamic world. Appearing at a time of increasing contact between Europe and Asia, portraits from the reigns of the great Mughal emperor-patrons Akbar, Jahangir and Shah Jahan are among the best-known paintings produced in South Asia. In the following centuries portraiture became more widespread in the visual culture of South Asia, especially in the rich and varied traditions of painting, but also in sculpture and later prints and photography. This collection seeks to understand the intended ...

Sources for the Mutual History of Ghana and the Netherlands
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 393

Sources for the Mutual History of Ghana and the Netherlands

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2007
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  • Publisher: BRILL

Annotated guide to the Dutch archives on Ghana and West Africa in the "Nationaal Archief" offering a comprehensive overview of available sources. Part I: description of archival materials. Part II: historical overview of the Dutch in Ghana and selected themes from Ghana's history. With bibliography and index.

The Adaptable Peasant
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 294

The Adaptable Peasant

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2008
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  • Publisher: BRILL

This study analyses how in early colonial times, the peasant society of Sri Lanka underwent fundamental changes in the land tenure system as it faced the arrival of the Dutch East India Company administration's merchant capitalism.

Dutch Sources on South Asia, C. 1600-1825: Bibiliography and archival guide to the National Archives at the Haque (The Netherlands)
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 424

Dutch Sources on South Asia, C. 1600-1825: Bibiliography and archival guide to the National Archives at the Haque (The Netherlands)

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2001-01-01
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  • Publisher: Manohar

This volume is a comprehensive companion to the use of the rich archival resources of Dutch East India Company (VOC) as well as other, related collections at the National Archives in The Hague. Apart from detailed inventories, it includes concise historical and historiographical introductions, various regional maps, and an extensive bibliography relating to two centuries of intensive Dutch involvement with the Indian subcontinent and Sri Lanka.

Dutch Sources on South Asia, C. 1600-1825: Archival guide to the repositories in the Netherlands other than the National Archives
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 508

Dutch Sources on South Asia, C. 1600-1825: Archival guide to the repositories in the Netherlands other than the National Archives

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2001
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  • Publisher: Unknown

This Second Volume In The Series Of Dutch Sources On South Asia C. 1600-1825 Is Guide To Archival Sources And Two-Dimensional Works Of Art Scattered In Dutch Repositories Other Than The National Archives At The Hague.

Dutch Sources on South Asia, C. 1600-1825: Archival guide to the repositories in The Netherlands other than the National Archives
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 508

Dutch Sources on South Asia, C. 1600-1825: Archival guide to the repositories in The Netherlands other than the National Archives

  • Type: Book
  • -
  • Published: 2001-01-01
  • -
  • Publisher: Unknown

This second volume in the series of Dutch Sources on South Asia c. 1600-1825 is a guide to archival sources and two-dimensional works of art scattered in Dutch repositories other than the National Archives at The Hague. It contains detailed descriptions of the materials in provincial and municipal archives, universities, libraries, museums, other public institutions and privately owned archives. Together with Volume 1, which deals with the holdings of the National Archives, it comprehensively covers a large array of sources in the Netherlands relating to more than two centuries of close Dutch contacts with the Indian subcontinent and Sri Lanka.